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The Boar's Head Hotel

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“boars head”(76 reviews)
“the pub”(52 reviews)
“converted barn”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really nice rooms well appointed and clean. The resturaunt food was great for dinner and the breakfast offering fine. Bishops castle is a charming place to stay too. I'd recommend strongly. Friendly staff and some interesting pubs in the village a

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice stay with only one disappointment. We had really been looking forward to the full English breakfast included in the price if you book direct, but unfortunately the cooked breakfast arrived prior to us ordering it! There is a choice of poached, fried or...More

Thank peterjlondon1
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, I will speak with the staff member and see what went wrong, we can only apologise about your eggs. In relation to the pepper pot some customers find it funny to unscrew lids leaving the next person to use it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay, rooms were clean and tidy, great shower, nice breakfast, welcoming owners. Pub itself served excellent food, Belly of pork starter was lovely. Bishops Castle is a nice little town, with interesting architecture painted in lots of differing colours with super murals....More

Thank Tony L
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We love that you found us a good base for your walking weekend, and hope that you come back and see us again soon! Regards, Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pub B&B. Lovely clean and well equipped room and great breakfast. Had dinner in the pub one night which was great too! We loved Bishops Castle, an eleclectic village with 4 other choices of pubs and pleanty of coffee shops.

Thank Marypoppins17
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh thank you for letting us know about your stay with us, it is always so nice to think you want a share your opinion with others. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, well presented, efficiently served in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Plus us and another family group were each playing ‘Pass the pigs’. Never been known before! Very friendly and relaxed occasion. Ideal for family outings.

Thank Bianchi1245
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, we are so pleased to hear you enjoed your visit and hope to see you again soon! Regards Darren

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US$65 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$65 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Natalie S
20 August 2017|
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Response from megrichardson14 | Reviewed this property |
I never actually spoke directly regarding the breakfast but when we were there they just has a young lad to lay out continental and you could go anytime and help yourself but they may need to get someone in to cook... More
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mfrazier2016
6 July 2016|
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Response from drrnp | Property representative |
Hi there yes dogs are allowed in our designated dog area.
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"Ask for a demo on how to use the remote control roof blinds - we were lucky and worked it out!"
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"All the rooms are in a ground floor annexe.Despite it being a pub I had a totally peaceful night."
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"All rooms are nice"
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"All the rooms are very modern and nicely decorated"
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